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Miscellaneous discourses concerning the dissolution and changes of the world. : Wherein the primitive chaos and creation, the general deluge, fountains, formed stones, sea-shells found in the earth, subterraneous trees, mountains, earthquakes, vulcanoes, the universal conflagration and future state, are largely discussed and examined.

Author: John Ray
Publisher: London, : Printed for Samuel Smith ..., 1692.
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ray, John, 1627-1705.
Miscellaneous discourses concerning the dissolution and changes of the world.
London, : Printed for Samuel Smith ..., 1692
(OCoLC)763148121
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Ray
OCLC Number: 10701580
Notes: Title printed within double-rule border.
Side-notes.
Leaf A1 recto is blank; leaf A1 verso carries the imprimatur.
Signatures: A⁸a⁴B-R⁸S⁴.
Leaf S2 is mis-signed as R2; p. 202 is misnumbered as 203, and vice versa.
Publisher's advertisements: p. [22]-[23] (1st group), and p. [1] at end.
Errata: p. [24] (1st group).
Two printings of signature B are known to exist. In one, B is under the word "Catastrophe", in the other, the B is under "catastrophe."
HRC has an example of both printings of signature B.
Description: [28], 259, [1] p. ; 19 cm. (8vo)
Responsibility: By John Ray ...

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